We Wish You a Merry Christmas (Ray Conniff album)

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We Wish You a Merry Christmas
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Studio album by Ray Conniff
Released 1962
Recorded 1961
Genre Pop, easy listening
Length 30:58
Language English
Label Columbia
Producer Ray Conniff
Ray Conniff chronology
Christmas with Conniff
(1959)Christmas with Conniff1959
We Wish You a Merry Christmas
(1962)
Here We Come A-Caroling
(1965)Here We Come A-Caroling1965

We Wish You a Merry Christmas is a 1962 album by Ray Conniff. The album was one of two platinum albums over the course of Conniff's career[1] and earned him the title of CBS Records Best Selling Artist for 1962.[2]

Track listing[edit]

International edition [3][4]
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Medley: Jolly Old St. Nicholas / The Little Drummer Boy" Traditional, Katherine K. Davis 4:46
2. "Medley: O Holy Night / We Three Kings Of Orient Are / Deck The Halls With Boughs Of Holly" Adolphe Adam, John Henry Hopkins, Jr., Traditional 7:39
3. "Ring Christmas Bells" Mykola Leontovych 2:30
4. "Medley: Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! / Count Your Blessings (Instead of Sheep) / We Wish You A Merry Christmas" Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne, Irving Berlin, Traditional 5:14
5. "The Twelve Days Of Christmas" Traditional 4:18
6. "Medley: The First Noel / Hark! The Herald Angels Sing / O Come, All Ye Faithful / We Wish A Merry Christmas" Traditional, Charles Wesley 6:13

References[edit]

  1. ^ (No author.) "Musician Ray Conniff dead at 85," UPI NewsTrack, 14 October 2002.
  2. ^ (No author.) "Composer, bandleader Conniff dies at 85," American Press (Lake Charles, Louisiana), 15 October 2002, Entertainment section, page 15.
  3. ^ "We Wish You A Merry Christmas: Ray Conniff and The Singers: MP3 Downloads". Amazon.com. Retrieved 2012-03-14. 
  4. ^ "iTunes - Música - We Wish You a Merry Christmas de Ray Conniff". Itunes.apple.com. Retrieved 2012-03-14.